South Africa - Lead time to import
Time to import (days)
Time to import (days) in South Africa was 23.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 7 years was 35.00 in 2010, while its lowest value was 23.00 in 2012.
Source: World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).
Lead time to import, median case (days)
Definition: Lead time to import is the median time (the value for 50 percent of shipments) from port of discharge to arrival at the consignee.
Source: World Bank and Turku School of Economics, Logistic Performance Index Surveys. Data are available online at : http://www.worldbank.org/lpi. Summary results are published in Arvis and others' Connecting to Compete: Trade Logistics in the Global Economy, The Logistics Performance Index and Its Indicators report.
Sub-Topic: Trade facilitation